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Honestly; if I could get a board with the Feature Set of the Sidewinder x4 but with some Cherry MX-Clear/White switches I'd just be in heaven. Blacks or Browns would be good too though.
But USB with that 26 Key Roll Over (or Anti-Ghosting as they say) and the additional Macro Keys would be very nice.
Swappable num-pad is so-so in my book. Removable in the end though is nice because you can make the board smaller if you want/need.
The x6 has the removable numpad.
And the 26 key thing with the x4 is just marketing. It supports 6 key strokes at the same time (+ maybe a few modifiers ).

I would love space saving. But the only mechanical sold in finland seems to be SS 6Gv2. Weird. Maybe manufacturers just don't want to make KB's with the layout.

My 6Gv2 is arriving in the next few days if everything goes well.. I ordered some other products as well with it so it might take a little longer too. I want it now! . But it might take over a week.
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everyone is going to want one. Logitech and Microsoft will probably add one to their G and Sidewinder series then people will be able to answer the question "what makes a gaming keyboard?" a mechanical one.

too much fairy dust this morning
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hey is the mx red switches the most expensive cherry mx switches in the market?
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hey is the mx red switches the most expensive cherry mx switches in the market?
you can't order them so there is no way to know how much they cost. you can purchase a Cherry G80-3494 off eBay for $172. the shipping is ridiculous but it's cheaper than using a service like obook.
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What Crazy says is how I feel; you'd end up paying more in the end. So I'd just bite the bullet and let Keyboard Co do it for you. You'll get a nice job done and what you really want.
Definitely. I've contacted them to say I'll buy, and they are saying they'll sort out the order Monday.

Good stuff Looking forward to it.
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Definitely. I've contacted them to say I'll buy, and they are saying they'll sort out the order Monday.

Good stuff Looking forward to it.
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you can't order them so there is no way to know how much they cost. you can purchase a Cherry G80-3494 off eBay for $172. the shipping is ridiculous but it's cheaper than using a service like obook.
i was thinking to order one tru taobao.com
for $825($121 USD without shipping or anything) yuan rmp
http://item.taobao.com/item.htm?id=3905396245
so if i use obook it will be cheaper?
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With the Razer keyboard, it may be Mechanical but I am wondering what the rest of the quality will be like. It could end up being just a switch plate strapped to a Lycosa body.
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i was thinking to order one tru taobao.com
for $825($121 USD without shipping or anything) yuan rmp
http://item.taobao.com/item.htm?id=3905396245
so if i use obook it will be cheaper?
e-mail obook and ask but I doubt it. obook takes a commission.

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With the Razer keyboard, it may be Mechanical but I am wondering what the rest of the quality will be like. It could end up being just a switch plate strapped to a Lycosa body.
iOne Scorpius M10BL


Razer



same L-Windows Key that the Adesso and iOne models have, same Media Keys as the iOne Scorpius M10BL, same Tron font as the iOne Scorpius M10BL.
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e-mail obook and ask but I doubt it. obook takes a commission.



iOne Scorpius M10BL
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Razer
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same L-Windows Key that the Adesso and iOne models have, same Media Keys as the iOne Scorpius M10BL, same Tron font as the iOne Scorpius M10BL.
Ah, okay. Or that.
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